Tuesday, 18 March 2014

Ivy House Lake - Cost Cutter

  • Peg 12
  • 116lb 10oz
  • 1st
  • 24 fished
  • New venue record (it won't last long)

I haven't fished Ivy House Lakes for a long time, and i do have some fond memories of the place, as I did have a good run of matches fishing paste long.  I reckon that will work this summer.

Andy and his wife are the new owners of Ivy House Lakes and they have restocked the lakes. The Big Lake/Match Lake have recently been stocked with these carp, which are little beauties, they range from 8oz to 1lb 8oz, most of the stock carp are around 1lb.

I fished 4mm white pellet on the hook and fed 4mm coarse pellet. 

Gear used:

Colmic Airon F55 Pole

0.4 gram Jon Walker Pellet float to 0.165 X5000 line and 0.103 Stream Hooklenth. To a 18 Colmic 501 hook.

0.8 gram Jon Walker Pellet float to 0.165 and 0.103 Hooklenth. 16 Colmic 501 hook.

Top 4 

Chris Telling 116lb 10oz (peg 12)
Sam Nobbs 46lb (peg 13)
Steve Bell 44lb (peg 48)
Alan Oram 30lb (peg 17)

Contact Details For Ivy House Lakes:

Ivy House Lake
SN15 4JU

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